Noun(1) the personal outfit of a bride; clothes and accessories and linens
(1) Gifts to the groom and the bride's trousseau and wedding clothes are displayed.(2) We have a trousseau collection that will truly delight you.(3) Also, since the target is the wedding season, designing for women makes better business sense ├ö├ç├┐since women worry more about what they are going to wear├ö├ç├û and the traditional trousseau brings in plenty of revenue.(4) The decoration perhaps refers to the fact that such elegant pairs of knives are often referred to as wedding knives, and they were popular gifts for the bridal trousseau .(5) It is the bridegroom who has to present a wedding trousseau to the bride.(6) Besides, she's getting married soon, and I thought it would be nice if I could give her a wedding trousseau as a gift.(7) This is not a trousseau collection or even bridal wear.(8) Ola was busy sewing and getting her trousseau together.(9) Few disputed that a bride's personal items, her trousseau , went with her.(10) The best of every bit that goes into making a wedding trousseau will be here at the exhibition, she assures.(11) The trousseau had accompanied my mother on her sea journey from Scotland, a hopeless chest filled with the sort of frippery that quickly disintegrates in Africa.(12) In mid-fifteenth-century Florence, the husband typically spent about a third to two-thirds of the dowry on clothes for the new wife and furnishings - often well above the cost of the trousseau .(13) The period between the betrothal and the wedding also allowed the bride to prepare her trousseau , while the groom could use the time to make preparations for the wedding.(14) The trousseau of a young bride would contain twenty or thirty of these dresses, seven of which are worn, one on top of the other, on the ├ö├ç├┐night of henna├ö├ç├û immediately prior to the marriage ceremony.(15) It's very lucky that Mother had started putting together my trousseau when William proposed to me last October, otherwise we would have an impossible amount of work to do.(16) She picked herself a fine trousseau and had it delivered to the ship which she had booked her passage on.
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